ROBINSON, SUGAR RAY-JAKE LAMOTTA VI OFFICIAL PROGRAM (1951)

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On February 14, 1951 in Chicago, Robinson and LaMotta met for the sixth time. The fight would become known as The St. Valentine's Day Massacre. Robinson won the undisputed world middleweight title with a 13th round technical knockout. Robinson outboxed LaMotta for the first 10 rounds, then unleashed a series of savage combinations on LaMotta for three rounds, finally stopping the champion for the first time in their legendary six-bout series—and dealing LaMotta his first legitimate knockout loss in 95 professional bouts. Offered here is an original, official program for this event.
This is an original, official program which pictures LaMotta on the front cover and Robinson on the back cover. 8 pages complete. Tight binding. Clean inside and out. Mild center crease. Mild crease in lower right corner. Not scored. 8 1/2" x 11." A rare program and one of the better conditioned examples we have handled.

Size: 8 1/2 x 11

Condition: very good